Ribadu, therefore, cautioned the media to continuously rise up and resist attempt to desecrate the country, insisting that the media should be up against corruption in all forms.
Browsing: Prof. Itse Sagay
A statement by the Chairman of MMPN, Alhaji Abdur-Rahman Balogun, said the stakeholders in the fight against corruption in the country would brainstorm and come up with enduring way out of the doldrums
Sani believes Buhari does not need the committee to fight corruption
The APC said Sagay should learn from the temperament of his principal, President Muhammadu Buhari, who has comported himself well since the crisis between the Executive and the Legislature began
Sagay said these in a letter he sent to the Senate over the decision to summon him for statements credited to him on the conduct of the members of the Red Chamber
The Nigerian Senate has turned itself into a hydra-headed monster with its jaws wide open to swallow up the Nigerian social order
The Senate had on Wednesday ordered Sagay to appear before it for comments he made in the media on the lawmakers
Prof. Sagay had on Tuesday said in a newspaper comment that Senate is full of people with questionable characters
Additionally the exuberance and arrogance of Prof. Itse Sagay, the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Corruption, did not help matters
The Senate on Wednesday refused to confirm Magu as the substantive chairman of the EFCC
A statement issued by Sarah Sanda, the media aide to the minister, said Onyeama raised the concern at the high level segment of the 34th Human Rights Council held in Geneva, Switzerland
The Commission was responding to an allegation credited to the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), on Thursday in Abuja
Sagay spoke at the opening of a two-day national dialogue on corruption organised by PACAC in collaboration with the Office of the Vice President
The letter was made available to the press on Sunday
Sagay disclosed this at a media conference on asset recovery jointly organised by PACAC and the Office of the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and the Diaspora
This was the call made by the duo of Prof. Itse Sagay, the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, and Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, at a joint press conference in Abuja
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo made the observation on Tuesday while meeting with a delegation of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, led by its Chairman, Prof. Itse Sagay at the Presidential Villa
He said his committee had in the last one year engaged in series of activities, including interfacing with countries where stolen loots were kept
“How is it possible for the welfare of Nigerians to be improved when we are digging ourselves out of a hole created by the past administration?
“If this government had not taken over when it did, we would have been treading the path of Zimbabwe in terms of inflation.”
According to him, corruption is the cause of the country’s low human development, as well as responsible for poor policy choices.
He noted that the direct result of this was the execution of white elephant projects, mass unemployment and general misery and wretchedness of the masses